President Obama has a new phrase he’s been using a lot lately: “I’ve got a pen, and I’ve got a phone.”
Those close to a powerful elected official, like a governor or the president, may owe their success to the boss. Yet there are times when […]
What does it mean when lawmakers as different as Colorado Democratic Senator Mark Udall and New York Republican Rep. Peter King offer praise for the […]
The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill 37 to1 that would allow early voting and online voter registration.
A central Massachusetts lawmaker and chairman of the state Senate’s powerful Ways and Means committee says he will not run for re-election.
While the federal government is divided and gridlocked, some states have become political monopolies where one party controls both the state legislature and the governor’s […]
For the first time in years, the House of Representatives is expected to approve a massive new spending bill on Wednesday that keeps federal agencies […]